Boat ramps

Ngaa Awapoti

Port Waikato boat ramp

Waikato District Council has boat ramps at rivers, lakes, and coastal areas in the Waikato district. Access is readily available to most boat ramps for locals and visitors to enjoy recreational activities. 

A key system is utilised to control boat access to Lake Kainui and Lake Puketirini. These two lakes are only available to boats between October – May each year. Please contact us regarding key purchases.

Locations

Waikato District Council has boat ramps at the following locations:

 

Huntly

Lake Hakanoa

Taihua St, Huntly 3700

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The Boatie Reserve

206A Great S Rd, Huntly 3700

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Lake Waahi Reserve 

Weavers Crossing Rd, Huntly 3771

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Lake Puketirini 

Lake Puketirini, Huntly 3700

(Key access only)

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Ngaruawahia


Waikato Esplanade Ngaruawahia

Lower Waikato Esplanade, Ngaruawahia 3720

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Taupiri


Thermal Expolorer Highway, Taupiri 3771

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Horsham Downs


Lake Kainui

421A Lake Rd, Horsham Downs 3791

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Raglan


Cox/Lorenzen Bay Esplanades

Lorenzen Bay Rd, Raglan 3225

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Manu Bay Reserve

Manu Bay Rd, Raglan 3297

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Kopua Domain (Marine Parade)

Marine Parade, Raglan  3225 

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Raglan Wharf

Wallis St, Raglan 3225

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Puriri Park


Hauroto Bay


Ruapuke Beach Esplanade


Te Kauwhata


Lake Waikare Reserve North

Ruahine Rd, Waerenga 3781

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Lake Waikare Reserve East

Waikare Rd, Waerenga 3781

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Tamahere


Narrows Reserve

Narrows Ln, Tamahere 3283

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Te Akau


Te Akau South Esplanade

620 Te Akau Wharf Rd, Te Akau 3793

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Ohinewai


Waikato Esplanade Ohinewai (Right Bank)

Ohinewai Landing Rd, Ohinewai 3771

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Rangiriri


Waikato Esplanade Rangiriri (Right Bank)

Ohinewai Landing Rd, Ohinewai 3771

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Aotea Harbour


Te Papatapu Rd


Waingaro


Waingaro Landing


Meremere


Island Block Road

Island Block Rd, Meremere 2474

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Port Waikato


10 Tuakau Bridge-Port Waikato Rd, Port Waikato 2695

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Les Batkin Reserve


River Rd, Tuakau 2694

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Hoods Landing Reserve


Hoods Landing Rd, Otaua 2682

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Elbow Landing Reserve


Elbow Rd, Aka Aka 2678

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Mercer Esplanade


Riverbank Rd, Huntly 2696

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